Accessing health services over the holidays

What to do in case of illness or injury

Winnipeg Health Region
Published Friday December 24, 2010
Updated Wednesday December 14, 2011

Hospitals and other facilities in the Winnipeg Health Region will be operating over the holidays to care for you and those you care about. Our staff will be there to provide care for you when you need it most.

In the event that illness or injury occurs over the holidays, here's who to call and what to do:

Assess your situation

Where you should go

Emergency Is it a medical emergency that threatens life or limb? Go to your nearest Emergency Department.

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Call 911.

Medical Care Is it a non life-threatening medical emergency? Call your doctor.

Go to Urgent Care at Victoria Health Centre.

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Go to the Minor Injury Clinic at Pan Am Clinic (closed Dec. 25).

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Medical Care Is it a non-urgent medical concern? Go to a walk-in clinic.

Call your doctor.

Health Links Do you have health care questions or need advice? Call Health Links - Info Santé 788-8200 or toll free at 1-888-315-9257.

Mobile Crisis Are you having a mental health related crisis? Call Mobile Crisis Services at 940-1781.


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